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Fran works in Salt Lake City, Utah. Contact me at Facebook, Twitter, or Pinterest

Education[edit | edit source]
  • MPA, Brigham Young University, April 2000
  • BA in History, Brigham Young University, April 1992, Phi Kappi Phi and Honor Society
  • AA in Genealogy, Brigham Young University, August 1990, academic scholarship
Professional Experience[edit | edit source]
  • Deputy Chief Genealogical Officer, FamilySearch 2013-present
  • Social Media Manager,
  • FamilySearch Wiki Development,
  • Product Manager,
  • Extraction Supervisor,
  • User Specialist,
  • Product Support,
  • US/Canada Reference Consultant, Family History Library
  • Civil War Research Supervisor, Brigham Young University, College of Economics in conjunction with the Center for Population Economics, University of Chicago's "Early Indicators of Later Work Levels, Disease and Death" project under the direction of Robert Fogel.
Associations[edit | edit source]
Presentations[edit | edit source]
  • 2019 St. George: Family History Stories in the Relief Society Magazine
  • 2019 St. George: Family Records in the War of 1812 Pension Files
  • 2019 Carson City, Nevada: Everything You Can Do in Family Tree: Adding Memories Stories
  • 2018 RootsTech: The War of 1812 Pension Files
  • 2014 Riverton: Family Photos: Keep Me, Protect Me, Share Me
  • 2014 Timpanogos Storytelling Festival: Finding Your Long-Lost Family Stories
  • 2014 NGS: Social Media Tips from the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories
  • 2014 FGS: FamilySearch Wiki Keys to Success 2008-2014
  • 2013 RootsTech: FamilySearch Facebook Pages
  • 2013 Streeter Family Society Reunion: Introducing FamilySearch
  • 2013 RootsTech - FamilySearch Research Communities on Facebook
  • 2012 Ogden Family History Conference: FamilySearch Research Communities on Facebook and FamilySearch Research Forums
  • 2012 Riverton FamilySearch Library - FamilySearch Research Communities on Facebook
  • 2012 Riverton FamilySearch Library - Reproducing the Antique Family Photo Album
  • 2012 Ogden: FamilySearch Wiki
  • 2012 BYU: FamilySearch Wiki
  • 2011 Logan: FamilySearch Wiki
  • 2011 BYU
  • 2011 RootsTech - Workshop on FamilySearch Community Tools
  • 2010 Riverton FamilySearch Library
  • 2010 British Institute: FamilySearch Wiki
  • 2010 BYU Family History Conference
  • 2009 Family History Expos, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 2009 Family History Expos: Salt Lake City, Utah - "Heirlooms out of Memories"
  • 2009 BYU Family History Conference - "Heirlooms out of Memories"
  • 2008 BYU Family History Conference - New Ways to Publish a Personal or Family History
  • 2007 Family History Expo, St. George, Utah
My Sandbox Pages[edit | edit source]
Help Pages that Help[edit | edit source]

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